Science Reads : Bridges is an innovative format that combines the reading and science curriculum. A fictional story serves as the jumping off point for real life experiments!
Grades 2 – 4
Getting by a pesky troll who lives under a bridge is only the start. After that, kids will find out about the different kinds of bridges and build one of their own.
CT Grades PreK – 5 Core Scientific Inquiry, Literacy and Numeracy
SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY: Scientific inquiry is a thoughtful and coordinated attempt to search out, describe, explain and predict natural phenomena.
SCIENTIFIC LITERACY: Scientific literacy includes speaking, listening, presenting, interpreting, reading and writing about science.
SCIENTIFIC NUMERACY: Mathematics provides useful tools for the description, analysis and presentation of scientific data and ideas.
4.1 The position and motion of objects can be changed by pushing or pulling.
B 8 Describe the effects of the strengths of pushes and pulls on the motion of objects.